Hours & Admission
The Fleet Science Center is open 365 days a year! Come and explore our eight interactive exhibit galleries, enjoy our traveling exhibitions, discover Kid City (especially for kids five and under), and create and invent in the Tinkering Studio. Shop in the North Star Science Store or grab a bite to eat at Craveology. Immerse yourself in spectacular imagery and surround sound in the only Giant Dome Theater in Southern California. Get your hands on science at the Fleet!
Hours of Operation
|Open||10:00 AM||10:00 AM||10:00 AM||10:00 AM||10:00 AM||10:00 AM||10:00 AM|
|Close||6:00 PM||5:00 PM||5:00 PM||5:00 PM||5:00 PM||6:00 PM||6:00 PM|
(13 and up)
|The Fleet Experience||
Includes: 1-IMAX Film; Fit-A-Brick, Tinkering Studio, Blockbusters!, Kid City, Power Play & many more Exhibits.
|The Sky Tonight||Includes: The Sky Tonight, Fit-A-Brick, Tinkering Studio, Blockbusters!, Kid City, Power Play & many more Exhibits.||$16.95||$15.95||$14.95|
Save on admission! We offer special pricing for the military, seniors, teachers, San Diego residents and more. Check out our current discounts & special offers for details.
We recommend that parents with children under the age of 3 sit in the family seating area for IMAX films. Just ask any Theater attendant to direct you to that area.
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(13 and up)
|Seniors (65+)||Juniors (3-12)*|
Gallery Admission and 1-IMAX Film
|Add an additional Giant Dome Theater show||$6.00||$6.00||$6.00|
All members: Please stop at the Ticket Counter to claim your free exhibit gallery tickets or redeem your Theater Vouchers. Picture I.D. required.
Films & Exhibitions
Take a look at our April Films & Exhibitions calendar.
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